Falling Leaves Sportive

Falling Leaves Sportive

Thursday, 4 May 2017

Sunday 1st October

Apologies we have had to cancel this event through  lack of entries we do have another event on the 22nd of October which will go ahead. We will send out refunds in to those that have entered.

Starting at the Poynton Leisure Centre the route takes the riders on a loop around the Cheshire Plains. We have two great routes designed by our experienced local club cyclists 65 miles and 100 miles.

We have all the usual features you would expect from a popular club sportive including:


* Electronic Timing
* Two Challenging Routes
* High 5 Feeding Stations
* Support Vehicles
* GPS Downloads
* Route Cards
* Well Signed Routes
* Interactive Maps
* Changing Rooms
* Showers
* Ample Free Car Parking
* Free Pre Event Tea and Coffee
* Post Event Free Tea and Coffee
* Post Event Free Belgian Style Bradwurst Hot Dogs and our famous Cake Mountain
* Free Custom Sports Drinks Bottle
* Friendly Event Crew
* Gold Silver and Bronze Standards
* Rider Public Liability Insurance
* Web Results Service
* Event Commentator

* Professional Photographer

You do not need to be in a cycling club to enter the event. You just need to be fit enough to get round. We have three routes to suit all abilities. Have road worthy bicycle (road, hybrid or mountain bike) and a helmet.
The event is insured by one of the countries leading cycle event insurers. We have support vehicles around the course with friendly event crew who are there to help.

Riders are set off in small groups, your number is scanned at the start and at the finish, times are published on the website on the Tuesday following the event


Online in Advance
65 Miles 25.00
100 Miles 25.00

Under 16's free when accompanied by an adult. You do need to fill in an entry form and sign on at registration

We do accept entries on the day if there are places available. All we ask is that you turn up early with an entry form and route map which you can download from the website to help us get you through registration.

On the day
65 Miles 30.00
100 Miles 30.00

Under 16's free when accompanied by an adult. You do need to fill in an entry form and sign on at registration


Follow link below

Entries Now Open



Gold - Time less than 04:50:00
Silver - Time less than 05:10:00
Bronze - Time over 05:10:00

100 Mile Route

Gold - Time less than 07:00:00
Silver - Time less than 08.15:00
Bronze- Time over 08:15:00


Registration opens at 7.30am closes at 8.30am

Event Starts at 8.30 am

In registration for riders who have entered online you have already signed on so it's just a matter of picking up your number, there is nothing to sign. We will publish the start sheet a few days before the event. It will speed registration up if you check your number before hand.
Make sure you have downloaded and printed of your route maps.

A riders briefing will be published on the website prior to the event. It will also be emailed out to riders after entries have closed.

HEAD QUARTERSPoynton Leisure Centre
Yew Tree Lane

There is ample car parking at the Leisure Centre  Please follow the directions of the Leisure Centre staff who are there to help you

We would prefer you NOT to park on the road outside the Leisure Centre.If you do opt to park on the road outside the Leisure Centre please do not obstruct the driveways of the local residents as you will get a parking ticket and may have your car towed away

Once again we will have HIGH 5 products Energy Gels and Sports Drinks at our feeding stations along with the old favourites Bananas, Flap Jacks and Fresh Drinking Water.

We use a Black Arrow on a Florescent Yellow background to sign the route. We also mark the roads with a Yellow arrow using temporary spray. The Route signs are put out just before the events and are checked on the morning of the event. We also have a vehicle that proceeds the riders making sure the signs are still in place.

Along with most other sportive events we do not do refunds. We do allow you to transfer to one of our other events if you are unable to ride. You must inform us before the online closing date for the event

Events are organised by Team Torelli Cycling Club.

Organisers contact torellisport@aol.com

By riding one of our events not only will you get a great day out on the bike but you will helping to support one of the countries leading women`s cycle racing team`s. NCC Group-Kuota-Torelli. The team races in the UK and abroad. We have a team of 13 highly dedicates young athletes all of whom are either in full time education or employment. They fit their racing and training into their spare time. As well as giving our own riders the chance to race at high level events we also offer guest spots to riders of other clubs and countries. Despite being a club side we race against most of the World top pro teams in prestigious races like the Tour de Yorkshire, Omloop van Borsele in the Netherlands, ITV4 Tour Series, Gent Wevelgem Belgium.

NCC Group-Kuota-Torelli Team Launch

NCC Group-Kuota-Torelli Tour Series Launch